Four Arctic Trucks guys have landed in Novo in Antarctica to support the Arctic Trucks projects in 2014-2015. All our vehicles survived the extreme Antarctica winter and the guys have few days to prepare the vehicles for next months expeditions.
Gísli Karel is in charge of the Fuel Depot.
Gísli stays put at the location of the fuel depot for close to a month, 1500km from Novo airport on top of the plateau. He is servicing and supporting flights and vehicles on their way from Novo to South Pole. His job is also monitor the weather for incoming flights and expeditions.
Arnór and Jói are supporting the Antarctica 2 -Massey Ferguson Expedition.
A tractor girl from the Netherlands has a mission to drive a Massey Ferguson MF 5610 tractor all the way to the geographical South Pole. Arnór and Jói´s job is to support her and her team to cross one of the most challenging environments on Earth. Here you can read more about the expedition and get news on how it goes: http://www.antarcticatwo.com/
Pálmi is preparing vehicles in Novo for the coming season.
Pálmi will be located in Novo for afew weeks to prepare Arctic Trucks vehicles stationed in Novo. All the vehicles have been standing outside in the extreme winter for a few months. Arctic Trucks sends their specialist to Antarctica to make sure the vehicles are in good condition and prepare them for the season.
Gísli Karel at the pole last season Arnór and Jói on Vatnajökull training for Antarctica
Map of Antarctica and the routes
Watch http://www.arctictrucks-experience.is/blog for news on the Arctic Trucks team in Antarctica!